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McCain understands moral weight of torture report
McCain understands moral weight of torture report

As a former prisoner of war who experienced torture at the hands of the North Vietnamese, John McCain has more standing, by far, than any of his colleagues in the U.S. Senate when it comes to rendering judgment about the CIA's Bush-era "enhanced interrogation" program. So, his approval of the release of the Senate Intelligence Committee's detailed report on the spy agency's torture methods carries convincing weight. A number of his fellow Republicans have expressed outrage over the report's release. Florida Sen. Marco Rubio said the Democrats who run the intelligence committee were exposing the CIA's...